The Cape York Region Package (CYRP) Taskforce and Sub-Working Group (SWG) met on 15 November 2022.

The meeting was held in Cairns, with a Microsoft Teams line available for attendees to connect remotely.
The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) provided updates on the progress of the draft Terms of Reference (ToR) and governance structure, CYRP Stage 2, future CYRP stages, the Community Access Roads Program (CARP), the Social, Environmental and Economic Impact Assessment (SEEIA), the Peninsula Developmental Road (PDR) Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA), and the PDR ILUA scholarships program.

For full details and discussion points, download the CYRP Communique PDF Version – HERE

NEXT Combined Taskforce and SWG Meeting
Weipa – WTA (Tuesday, 16 May 2023)  |  Cooktown- PCYC (Tuesday, 14 November 2023)


• Regional Development Australia (RDA) Tropical North, Sonja Johnson – – 0493 080 143
• TMR – – 1800 184 317


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